Course Detail: MGM-2800 - Airport & Aviation Risk Management and Insurance [MGM 2800]

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Overview

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's (ERAU) Airport & Aviation Risk Management is designed for airport, airline and general aviation personnel, as well as those servicing the aviation industry. Course content discusses risk and its treatment, fundamental legal principles, liability risk, commercial property and liability insurance, government regulations, safety management systems, and enterprise risk management. Students will also examine the evolution of the U.S. and London aviation insurance marketplace after 9/11. This course may be taken individually or toward satisfaction of Embry-Riddle's Airport Risk Management and Safety professional education certificate program requirements.

Who Should Attend

Since risk affects every individual and department, professionals working in various capacities across the aviation industry can benefit from this knowledge, including:

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  • Airport managers
  • Airport risk managers
  • Attorneys
  • Aviation manufacturers & suppliers
  • Consultants
  • Finance professionals
  • Government entities
  • Insurance professionals
  • Pilots
  • Project managers
  • Safety professionals

Course Objectives

ter completing this course, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of aviation risk management in the following areas:

  •  What constitutes risk and how it is managed
  •  Insurance and the law
  •  Liability fundamentals
  •  Property insurance basics
  •  Safety Management Systems (SMS)
  •  Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)

Course Information

This is an online asynchronous instructor facilitated course with weekly modules and assignments, but no scheduled meeting times. Students should plan to spend approximately 10-15 hours per week working through the course. Coursework is web-based with no additional software required, although a reliable internet connection is recommended. All courses open 48 business hours in advance of each start date, and must be completed by their scheduled end dates. Digital certificates are available upon successful completion of individual courses. Printed certificates are mailed only upon completion of a full certificate program.

Required Materials

The course requires one textbook, which is not included in the course fee:

  • ISBN: 978-0137106141
  • Rejda. (n.d.). Airport & Aviation Risk Management & Insurance for MGM 2800 (5th ed.). Pearson.


Available Sessions